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Calling Hours:
Wednesday, May 31, 2023, 4:00-6:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA

Mass of Christian Burial:
Thursday, June 1, 2023, 2:00pm
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Brandon Kleckner, Pastor, as celebrant

Burial will be in St. Michael Cemetery

Richard P. Sulecki, age 86 of Woodshire Rd., Hempfield Twp., Greenville passed away on Friday morning, May 26, 2023 in his residence.

He was born in Sharon on January 6, 1937 a son of William J. and Mary H. (Gutta) Sulecki. He was a 1955 Graduate of Hickory High School and a 1960 Graduate of Youngstown State University with a degree in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.  On November 28, 1957 Richard married the former Rosalie T. Kmetz, she passed away February 20, 2014.  His career first started in the Plant at R.D. Werner Company.  He held many titles while working his way up the ladder until he was name V.P. of Corporate Engineering in the early 1980s until he retired in 2004.

He was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church. Among his many accomplishments he helped develop OSHA safety guidelines, worked with the Air Force, was involved in NASA, and was the inventor of 17 patents.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and canoeing with his family.

He is survived by a daughter, Mary A. Sulecki Lysek and her husband Bruce of Greenville; two sons, Richard M. Sulecki of Greenville, Mark A. Sulecki and his wife Valerie of Florida; three grandchildren, Joshua Sulecki and his wife Brianna, Samantha Sulecki, and Chris Lysek; four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.   He was preceded in death by his parents wife and two sisters Norma Jean Smith and Dolores Prinz.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.

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3 Comments

  1. Debbie Miller Debbie Miller
    May 28, 2023    

    Mary and Family, You have my deepest sympathy on the passing of your father. Mary, may you be comforted by knowing you were there for him whenever he needed someone. He has moved on to a better place now. My thoughts and prayers are with you, Bruce, and family.

  2. Joe & Anna Marie Fry Joe & Anna Marie Fry
    May 29, 2023    

    To the family of Dick, Our Deepest Sympathies to the complete family. My husband worked with Dick for several years at R.D. Werner Company in the Engineering Dept. He always had allot of respect for him & admired his knowledge & his big heart. May all those beautiful memories that you shared with your dad (grandfather) be etched into your hearts forever. Dick was truly a wonderful guy!
    Our thoughts & prayers are with the family at this time of sadness. The heavens sure has gained a beautiful angel today, in Dick. Rest in Peace, my friend.

  3. Anonymous Anonymous
    May 30, 2023    

    Dear Mary, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless. Becky Copenhaver

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